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Sports

Margaretville girls down RCS; fall in close game vs. Kortright

Host Margaretville posted a 36-21 win over Roxbury in girls’ hoop action on January 11. The Blue Devils used a strong defense to limit RCS to single-digit scoring in every quarter. More...

Race Is On

TURNING IT ON — Roxbury Central's Claire McDaniel takes a gate in ski race action at Windham Mountain last Friday. More...

Rockets down WAJ; Rams top Devils

Roxbury was a 79-56 winner over visiting Windham in boys’ basketball play on January 12. The Rockets jumped to a blistering start, building a 29-12 lead after one period. More...

Events

Community Gathering

REMEMBERING — A community celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day was held at the Halcottsville Grange Hall on Sunday, Jan. 15. More...

That's Entertainment

Saturday, Jan. 21   More...

Young at Art show opens Jan. 21 at Meade Gallery

Roxbury — The Roxbury Arts Group (RAG) is excited to present Young at Art at the Walt Meade Gallery in the Roxbury Arts Center. Please join us for the opening on Saturday, Jan. 21 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Planners work to resolve CMRR equipment issues

Town’s attorney warns that board can’t grant OK for train storage

Members of the Shandaken Planning Board struggled to find a way to allow the Catskill Mountain Railroad (CMRR) to put trains on land the company owns in Phoenicia despite the town’s attorney warning that the planners lack the authority to grant More...

Phoenicia water system $415,000 grant approved

Water delivery upgrades focus

According to the supervisor of the Town of Shandaken, 2017 will be the year that the Phoenicia Water District finally gets some much needed improvements.  More...

Bovina, Andes boards held organizational meetings

Appointments made for 2017 town operations

The Bovina and Andes town boards held organizational meetings this month.  The Town of Bovina held its organizational meeting for 2017 on January 10.  More...

News

CWC can pay for fuel tank anchoring

Margaretville — Home and business owners in designated flood hazard areas within the New York City Watershed West of the Hudson River can take advantage of a no-cost program to get their propane and fuel oil tanks anchored before the next flood More...

A Catskill Portrait

For John Michelotti, all of nature is a magical kingdom

John Michelotti is 35 years old, with a chiseled face and lean, athletic frame. He lives in Big Indian on land nestled in the Catksills’ Oliverea Valley. More...

Let’s hear it for the winter wonder act of — Thundersnow!

With accompaniment by De- lightning

New York State’s “rooftop” counties bordering the provinces of Ontario and Quebec get plenty of snow, but nothing compared to the region along eastern Lake Ontario known as the Snowbelt. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

James Catucci

James Gabriel Catucci, 81, of Margaretville peacefully took the hand of the Lord on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, after a courageous fight with cancer.  James was born in Poughkeepsie to Giacomo Catucci and Maddalena Surico Catucci on January 21, 1935. More...

Sara Loughran

Sara Ann (Cruickshank) Loughran of Shelburne, VT died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017, at her home at Wake Robin.  A longtime resident of Scarsdale, Bronxville, and Big Indian, she was born July 16, 1922, the daughter of Robert F. More...

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